CDC backs pertussis vaccinations to protect mothers, babies

10/24/2012 | CNN/The Chart blog

The CDC's Advisory Committee for Immunization Practices is now recommending all pregnant women be vaccinated against pertussis, or whooping cough, to decrease the number of cases in infants. The recommendation calls for vaccination during the late second or third trimester.

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